The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 18 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 89 123 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.96% 15.00% 14.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.69% 17.75% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 89 104 112
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
606 693 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.45% 84.51% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 570 529 711
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 95 (48.47%) JavaScript
2 83 (42.35%) Linux
3 78 (39.80%) HTML
4 75 (38.27%) C++
5 71 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (33.67%) CSS
7 61 (31.12%) C#
8 57 (29.08%) Java
8 57 (29.08%) PHP
9 55 (28.06%) TDD
10 54 (27.55%) Web Development
11 51 (26.02%) MVC
12 50 (25.51%) Python
13 48 (24.49%) .NET
14 46 (23.47%) AngularJS
15 40 (20.41%) Computer Science
16 39 (19.90%) OOP
17 37 (18.88%) SQL
17 37 (18.88%) Git (software)
18 35 (17.86%) LAMP
18 35 (17.86%) MySQL
19 32 (16.33%) SQL Server
19 32 (16.33%) Degree
20 31 (15.82%) ASP.NET
21 28 (14.29%) HTML5
22 27 (13.78%) PHP 5
23 26 (13.27%) Multithreading
23 26 (13.27%) C
23 26 (13.27%) Big Data
24 25 (12.76%) OO

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (12.24%) Node.js
2 21 (10.71%) Apache
3 3 (1.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.02%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) nginx
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 14 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.04%) Network Security
3 3 (1.53%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.86%) MySQL
2 32 (16.33%) SQL Server
3 26 (13.27%) Big Data
4 22 (11.22%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.63%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.12%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.06%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (18.88%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.76%) Subversion
3 13 (6.63%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.63%) JIRA
4 9 (4.59%) Grunt
5 4 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.04%) gulp
5 4 (2.04%) Selenium
6 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.02%) NUnit
7 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.51%) Gradle
8 1 (0.51%) JUnit
8 1 (0.51%) Maven
8 1 (0.51%) Mockito
8 1 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.51%) RubyMine
General
1 10 (5.10%) Finance
2 9 (4.59%) Retail
3 7 (3.57%) Electronics
4 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.55%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.04%) Marketing
7 2 (1.02%) Banking
7 2 (1.02%) Military
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 95 (48.47%) Software Engineer
2 85 (43.37%) Developer
3 56 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 37 (18.88%) Software Developer
5 30 (15.31%) PHP Developer
6 29 (14.80%) Java Engineer
7 28 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (13.78%) Senior Developer
9 23 (11.73%) Senior Software Engineer
10 19 (9.69%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (9.18%) C# Software Engineer
12 16 (8.16%) Python Software Engineer
13 15 (7.65%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 12 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (5.61%) .NET Software Engineer
15 11 (5.61%) C Software Engineer
15 11 (5.61%) C# Developer
15 11 (5.61%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 11 (5.61%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 11 (5.61%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (39.80%) HTML
2 66 (33.67%) CSS
3 48 (24.49%) .NET
4 46 (23.47%) AngularJS
5 35 (17.86%) LAMP
6 31 (15.82%) ASP.NET
7 28 (14.29%) HTML5
8 23 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (11.22%) Web Services
10 21 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (10.71%) CSS3
11 20 (10.20%) Laravel
12 16 (8.16%) .NET Framework
13 15 (7.65%) jQuery
13 15 (7.65%) JSON
13 15 (7.65%) XML
14 14 (7.14%) Qt
14 14 (7.14%) RESTful
15 13 (6.63%) Entity Framework
16 12 (6.12%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.22%) Mathematics
3 14 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.08%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (4.08%) Physics
5 7 (3.57%) Statistics
6 5 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.55%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.04%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.53%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.53%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.53%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (1.53%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.02%) Life Science
9 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.51%) EMV
10 1 (0.51%) Robotics
10 1 (0.51%) STB
Operating Systems
1 83 (42.35%) Linux
2 22 (11.22%) Windows
3 19 (9.69%) Debian
4 15 (7.65%) Unix
5 9 (4.59%) Android
5 9 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.51%) CentOS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.06%) TDD
3 54 (27.55%) Web Development
4 51 (26.02%) MVC
5 39 (19.90%) OOP
6 26 (13.27%) Multithreading
7 25 (12.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 25 (12.76%) OO
8 17 (8.67%) BDD
9 15 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (7.14%) SDLC
11 13 (6.63%) Scrum
11 13 (6.63%) User Stories
12 10 (5.10%) Front End Development
12 10 (5.10%) Information Security
12 10 (5.10%) OOD
13 9 (4.59%) Android Development
13 9 (4.59%) iOS Development
13 9 (4.59%) Mobile Development
13 9 (4.59%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 95 (48.47%) JavaScript
2 75 (38.27%) C++
3 61 (31.12%) C#
4 57 (29.08%) Java
4 57 (29.08%) PHP
5 50 (25.51%) Python
6 37 (18.88%) SQL
7 27 (13.78%) PHP 5
8 26 (13.27%) C
9 19 (9.69%) Perl
9 19 (9.69%) PHP 7
10 12 (6.12%) Ruby
11 9 (4.59%) F#
12 8 (4.08%) R
13 4 (2.04%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.53%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.51%) Progress 4GL
16 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (16.33%) Degree
2 12 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.51%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (2.04%) Twitter
2 4 (2.04%) Zend
3 3 (1.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.53%) SAP
4 2 (1.02%) Atmel
4 2 (1.02%) Cisco
4 2 (1.02%) ESRI
5 1 (0.51%) BMC
5 1 (0.51%) CA
5 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.51%) HP
5 1 (0.51%) IBM
5 1 (0.51%) NetApp
5 1 (0.51%) Nokia
5 1 (0.51%) Progress
5 1 (0.51%) VMware
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